Health Care Assistant Job at Silver Stream Healthcare Group – in County Cork
Silver Stream Healthcare Group offer great employment and training opportunities. We are committed to attracting and retaining professional and dedicated staff to help us provide the highest level of care possible to our residents.
We invest a significant amount of resources in staff development and training so that our care teams can implement international best practice and have access to the latest developments in gerontology and residential care of the elderly services.
About the role:
We currently have a number of vacancies for full-time Healthcare Assistant positions for our home in Ballincurrig, Cork.
- Carrying out requirements of individualized care plans.
- Promote and actively involved in teamwork.
- Creating a nurturing and supportive environment for the resident.
- Facilitate and implement a person centered service appropriate to the needs, wishes and requirements of the resident.
- Provide personal assistance in all aspects of personal care and manual handling, ensuring comfort and hygiene of service users and adhering to safe practice at all times.
- Providing companionship and social engagement.
- FETAC Level 5 modules Care of the Elderly.
- Patient Moving and Manual Handling training.
- Have an outgoing, friendly and caring personality with excellent communication skills
- Have a strong desire to support people.
- Are reliable and trustworthy with strong sense of empathy.
- Full- time positions will require you to work seven 12-hour shifts per fortnight
Benefits of working with us:
- Competitive Salary
- Refer a Friend scheme
- Personal development opportunities
- Paid training
- Education support
- Employee Assistance Programme
- Uniforms provided
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: Up to €26,000.00 per year
Ability to commute/relocate:
- Ballincurrig, County Cork: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)
- Healthcare: 1 year (preferred)
- QQI Level 5 in Healthcare Support (preferred)
About the Company
Company: Silver Stream Healthcare Group –
Company Location: County Cork